What a Wonderful World (Board Books)

By Bob Thiele, George Weiss, Louis Armstrong

Henry Holt & Company, 9781627792561, 28pp.

Publication Date: December 16, 2014

List Price: 7.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


First recorded in 1967 by Louis Armstrong, and with sales of over one million copies, "What a Wonderful World" has become a poignant message of hope for people everywhere. Sweet and positive in its message, with bright, beautiful art, this book is sure to be a hit. Perfect for sharing

About the Author

Tim Hopgood was six years old when he first heard Louis Armstrong's recording of "What a Wonderful World." Years later his daughter found a recording of the song in a flea market and gave it to him as a present. As soon as he heard Louis Armstrong's gravelly voice sing the first few lines, he knew he wanted to capture the joy of the song in a picture book